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Trump Wanting Paul Ryan To Step Down? Priebus Calls Trump Tweet 'Coincidence'

Paul Ryan and the Republicans were unable to reach an agreement on a healthcare bill. She insisted that the buck stops with Ryan, adding, "This is not on President Trump ". Never mind, too, what might or might not have happened if the bill made it ...

Michigan to pay nearly $100 million in Flint lawsuit settlement

A federal judge at the U.S. District Court for Michigan's eastern district approved the agreement Tuesday. MI and the federal government would pay for the job, which could cost almost $100 million. Lawson found the settlement to be "fair, adequate,...

AG Sessions: Sanctuary cities threaten public safety, could lose federal funds

The city had earlier released Sanchez from custody even though immigration authorities had filed a request that he be kept in custody until they could pick him up for removal, Sessions said . New Orleans, Philadelphia, Chicago and New York City, whi...

Trump to sign executive order undoing Obama's clean power plan

Supporters of former President Barack Obama's plan say it would spur thousands of clean-energy jobs. Sources have told E&E News that the order would begin the long process of unwinding the Clean Power Plan by requiring Pruitt to review the progra...

Russian Federation to Judge Israel's Implementation of Syrian Agreements by Actions - Lavrov

Hezbollah has deployed thousands of troops to the war-torn country to boost the Syrian dictator's ranks. Israeli intelligence believes Badreddine was in conflict with Iranian military commanders there, according to the Associated Press news agency....

Uber self-driving SUV involved in accident in Arizona

Uber is halting its self-driving program in Arizona following a crash involving one of its Volvo XC90 SUVs, the San Francisco-based company said in a statement given to Bloomberg . The Swedish auto maker is a strong advocate of autonomous vehicl...

Trump Cuts Could Hurt Local Meals On Wheels

In addition to regularly providing healthy foods, volunteers provide social connection that helps meal recipients remain living independently in their own homes. "This is a true safety net", he said of the program. "And that's money we have to make...

NCAA Tournament: 5 Players To Watch In South Carolina vs Baylor

They are taking their fourth consecutive trip to the Sweet 16. No. 7 SC vs. "We became close when he was at Kansas State and I have a lot of respect for him", Drew said. 2 seed Kentucky and fabulous freshmen Malik Monk , De'Aaron Fox and Bam Ade...

Wall Street waits and watches as Trump faces first major legislative test

Growing doubts U.S. President Donald Trump will be able to deliver on a promise of tax cuts that has powered stocks markets to record highs pushed shares lower on Wednesday and drove investors to seek safety in government debt, gold and the yen.

Stocks gain, dollar down as Fed sees gradual tightening

While the Fed raised interest rates by 25 basis points on Wednesday, it kept to its original forecast of three rate hikes this year, disappointing investors who were expecting four. Oracle surged to a record high of $46.99 and was last up 6.7 percent...

US, Japan ministers agree on harm of currency volatility

China's premier Li Keqiang, representing the world's second biggest economy after the US, said this week that Beijing does not want a trade war and would not devalue its currency. Another top priority for Mnuchin at the summit will be addressing cur...

Tesla Raises Additional Funds for Model 3 Debut

The company will offer $250 million of common stock and $750 million in aggregate principal amount of convertible senior notes due in 2022. In addition, Musk is also participating in this public offering by personally picking up $25 million of co...

Nicola Sturgeon launches formal bid for second Scottish independence vote

Interview: Scottish government permanent secretary Leslie Evans - "Where else would you want to be a civil servant than in Scotland at the moment?". Theresa May rebuffed Nicola Sturgeon today by saying "now is not the time " for another Scottish i...

Snow causes flight cancellations, delays at St. Louis Airport

As of 9:30 a.m. Monday, Southwest has also already canceled 116 Wednesday flights. The markets affected include New York City , Newark, Boston, Washington D.C, Philadelphia and Baltimore. Tuesday's high is only expected to reach 70 degrees - sever...

Elon Musk Bets He Can Fix Australia's Blackout Crisis in 100 Days

Musk's ambitious pledge comes as the state continues to suffer from frequent blackouts since September 2016 - an issue that has sparked a political brawl over energy policies. He is also chairman of SolarCity (Swiss: SCTY.SW - news ), a solar pane...

Iran receives second post-sanctions Airbus plane

The second airbus passenger plane, purchased from the French company following the removal of western sanctions against the Islamic republic, landed in the capital Tehran on Saturday . A smaller plane, an Airbus A320 for use on shorter flights, arriv...

Staples, Inc. (SPLS) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages

Concert Wealth Management Inc. increased its stake in Staples by 1.2% in the third quarter. Yacktman Asset Management LP now owns 2,252,300 shares of the company's stock worth $19,415,000 after buying an additional 9,900 shares in the last quarter....

Starbucks reveals spring themed cups

Starbucks customers will soon have a new coffee cup to collect. The plain white dots ones could inspire baristas to add their own springtime doodles themselves. Their first seasonally inspired cups arrived over 20 years ago making the colorful cups ...

Two Fault Lines In Southern California Are Actually One Big One

The connections - or stepovers - between the main parts of the faults are less than 2Km wide. Stepovers wider than three kilometers (1.86 miles) are usually considered to inhibit large earthquakes, containing the ruptures to small segments instead ...

Signet Jewelers Ltd Feels The Crunch Of Lower Mall Traffic

The stock presently has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $98.60. Several investment firms issued their expert ratings on Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG) in which Nomura Maintains Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG) t...

HyperLoop One Releases Images of Their Full-Scale Test Track

One of the routes being considered - between Dubai and Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates - is 102 miles and typically takes more than an hour by vehicle. In the latter half of the year, however, Hyperloop One closed some major dea...

Stock to watch: Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM)

The company's Growing the Gulf program consists of 11 major chemical, refining, lubricant and liquefied natural gas projects at proposed new and existing facilities along the Texas and Louisiana coasts. It includes investments that were started in ...

Iranian Ships Approach US Ships in Strait of Hormuz

A Navy official called the Iranian actions " unsafe and unprofessional ", The Washington Post reported . The prefix "USNS" means the ship belongs to the U.S. The Pentagon has previously voiced concern over a string of high-profile incidents in wat...

USA fines China's ZTE $1.2 billion for violating Iran, North Korea sanctions

ZTE then lied to federal investigators, insisting that the shipments had stopped, the Justice Department said . "ZTE engaged in an elaborate scheme to acquire US-origin items, send the items to Iran and mask its involvement in those exports", Acti...

Uber Greyball Program Helped Company Evade Authorities Around The World

Uber's bad year got worse this afternoon, when The New York Times reported that the company went to extraordinary lengths to circumvent investigations into its ride-hailing service. A report from Reveal News regarding a lawsuit in December that...

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Elon Musk Bets He Can Fix Australia's Blackout Crisis in 100 Days

Musk's ambitious pledge comes as the state continues to suffer from frequent blackouts since September 2016 - an issue that has sparked a political brawl over energy policies. He i...

Iran receives second post-sanctions Airbus plane

The second airbus passenger plane, purchased from the French company following the removal of western sanctions against the Islamic republic, landed in the capital Tehran on Saturd...

Staples, Inc. (SPLS) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages

Concert Wealth Management Inc. increased its stake in Staples by 1.2% in the third quarter. Yacktman Asset Management LP now owns 2,252,300 shares of the company's stock worth $1...

Starbucks reveals spring themed cups

Starbucks customers will soon have a new coffee cup to collect. The plain white dots ones could inspire baristas to add their own springtime doodles themselves. Their first season...

Two Fault Lines In Southern California Are Actually One Big One

The connections - or stepovers - between the main parts of the faults are less than 2Km wide. Stepovers wider than three kilometers (1.86 miles) are usually considered to inhibit...

Signet Jewelers Ltd Feels The Crunch Of Lower Mall Traffic

The stock presently has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $98.60. Several investment firms issued their expert ratings on Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE...

HyperLoop One Releases Images of Their Full-Scale Test Track

One of the routes being considered - between Dubai and Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates - is 102 miles and typically takes more than an hour by vehicle . In the l...

Stock to watch: Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM)

The company's Growing the Gulf program consists of 11 major chemical, refining, lubricant and liquefied natural gas projects at proposed new and existing facilities along the Tex...

Iranian Ships Approach US Ships in Strait of Hormuz

A Navy official called the Iranian actions " unsafe and unprofessional ", The Washington Post reported . The prefix "USNS" means the ship belongs to the U.S. The Pentagon has pr...

USA fines China's ZTE $1.2 billion for violating Iran, North Korea sanctions

During that investigation, it found that ZTE was fully aware the company was violating US law, but senior executives at the Chinese company still approved the scheme. Since that M...

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Uber Greyball Program Helped Company Evade Authorities Around The World

Uber Greyball Program Helped Company Evade Authorities Around The World

Uber's bad year got worse this afternoon, when The New York Times reported that the company went to extraordinary lengths to circumvent investigations into its ride-hailing servi...

London pre-open: Stocks seen lower as investors eye Fed speakers

Several of Yellen's USA central bank colleagues in recentdays had also put a rise at the next rate-setting meeting onMarch 14-15 of the committee firmly in view. She cautioned tha...

Caterpillar stock tumbles on reports of federal prosecutor activity

Caterpillar stock tumbles on reports of federal prosecutor activity

The U.S. Attorney's Office also confirmed the searches in Peoria, East Peoria and Morton. To view the full article, register now. The company also received subpoenas requesting...

US Home Prices Continue To Soar - Will Homebuilders Benefit?

US Home Prices Continue To Soar - Will Homebuilders Benefit?

But if you want to look for the dark cloud in all of this I'll point out that Chicago is still tied with Phoenix for 4th from last place in terms of annual home price appreciation....

Palo Alto Networks Splashes £85 Million On Behavioural Analytics Firm LightCyber

Palo Alto Networks expects in the third quarter, the revenue of $406 million to $416 million and adjusted profit of 54 cents to 56 cents per share for the quarter. Palo Alto say...